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Wuttipong Tanteraponchai Appointed CDOSM of Melia’s Two Hotels in Thailand

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(28 July 2021) Mr. Wuttipong Tanteraponchai has been appointed as Cluster Director of Sales and Marketing of the Melia Koh Samui and Melia Chiang Mai, the group’s two hotels in Thailand.

Wuttipong Tanteraponchai. Click to enlarge.

Prior to joining Melia, Khun Wuttipong spent a year working as Director of Sales and Marketing at The Sukhothai Bangkok, and before that was with The Okura Prestige Bangkok for more than seven years, firstly as Director of Sales for two years before being promoted to Director of Sales and Marketing.

Khun Wuttipong also worked with Mandarin Oriental for 4 years, spent just over 2 years at the Westin Grande Sukhumvit as DOS, 3 years at the Bangkok Marriott Resort & Spa as DOS and 1 and 1/2 years with Pan Pacific Hotels Group in Singapore as DOS.

Khun Wuttipong embarked on his hospitality career in early 1991 as a tour coordinator at The Royal Cliff Beach Resort in Pattaya, steadily rising up the ranks as a guest service agent at The Mansion Kempinski Bangkok and The Royal Orchid Sheraton & Towers before becoming the assistant manager in the front office at The Embassy Suite Windsor Palace’s front office. He then moved into sales when he joined the Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square.

Meliá Koh Samui and Meliá Chiang Mai

Previously operating as the Imperial Boat House, Meliá has completely revamped and upgraded this very special and much loved property on Koh Samui’s Choeng Mon Beach. Today, the Meliá Koh Samui resort features 159 rooms, 41 suites including “boat suites” made from refurbished merchant vessels, two restaurants, a pool bar, a lagoon pool, a two-level infinity pool, an executive lounge, spa, fitness centre, ballroom and conference facilities and, for families, a kid’s club, outdoor playground and mini water park.

Slated to debut in the fourth quarter of 2021, the 260-room Meliá Chiang Mai will feature a 360-degree rooftop bar, an executive lounge, two restaurants, a pool bar and lobby bar, spa, gymnasium, ballroom and other function venues, kid’s club and more.

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